Resources For Current Parents & Families

2019 Summer Reading Packets

2019 Summer Reading Packets

We hope you have a safe and enjoyable summer! To continue the academic progress our students have made this year and prevent the “summer slide,” CLA provides summer work in English and math. The packets are available here and in the main office (summer hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and we recommend calling…

Important Dates

New Family Parent Orientation

Tuesday, July 18 at 5:30

New Family Parent Orientation

Saturday, July 27 at 11:00

New Family Parent Orientation

Tuesday, July 30 at 5:30

Before School Conferences (call to schedule)

Wednesday, August 7 from 7:00 to 2:00

Thursday, August 8 from 11:00 to 6:00

First Day of School

Monday, August 12

Important Links

Past Updates & Announcements

Returning Families – Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year

Dear returning CLA families, It’s hard to believe that we are already halfway through July and that the school year will be starting in just five weeks! Enrollment is going well this summer; we have very few openings in seventh and eighth grade, but we do have a number of openings in sixth grade, so…

Welcome New CLA Families!!

Dear new CLA family, We look forward to getting to know you and your scholar as we prepare for your first year at Citizens Leadership Academy. School starts on Monday, August 12, but there are a few things you can do to prepare:  1.  Come to CLA and get your summer reading book and packet…

2019 Summer Reading Packets

We hope you have a safe and enjoyable summer! To continue the academic progress our students have made this year and prevent the “summer slide,” CLA provides summer work in English and math. The packets are available here and in the main office (summer hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and we recommend calling…

8th Grade Graduation Specifics

Dear Families of Eighth Graders, Congratulations!  Your scholar will soon graduate from Citizens Leadership Academy and matriculate to high school.  We are excited that so many of our students have been accepted to the most selective schools in the area.  Moreover, each student has worked with me to select a high school program that aligns…

8th Grade Washington DC – Updates

Dear CLA 8th Grade Families, We are so excited to continue the tradition of taking the 8th grade scholars to Washington DC at the end of the school year.  As we have shared previously the academic and behavior qualifiers to ensure our students are successful both in and out of the building. The 8th grade…

CLA – State Testing (AIR)

Dear CLA parents and families: Our countdown to the American Institute of Research (Ohio’s state assessments) is in full effect! The importance of these assessments is paramount.  The results of these assessments allow the state to monitor the academic performance of our students. Our school-wide focus in preparing for the state tests is on building…

Attendance and Spring Trips

Dear CLA Families, As we enter the hectic and somewhat stressful end-of-the-year time of state testing and school trips, I am reaching out to you to connect and collaborate in a couple of important ways. First, attendance.  We need every student here every day; it is as simple as that!  We have been incentivizing students…

Spring Break Work

It is hard to believe that it is already spring break. Once we return to school on Tuesday, April 2, we have 2 weeks until English state testing, 4 weeks until math state testing and 5 weeks until science state testing (8th only). We want to make sure that all of our students are retaining…

Spring Break Updates

Then you can just write your updates here! This is basically exactly like the old editor.